Pakistan vs Australia, 3rd ODI at Abu Dhabi: Pakistan off to a solid start

Oct 13, 2014

Pakistan got off to a secure start in the third ODI match played at Abu Dhabi on Saturday.

Ahmed Shehzad and Sarfaraz Khan played cautiously in the first five overs of the match. Shehzad took 13 balls to open his account while Sarfaraz did most of the scoring. But later Shehzad played well and scored two boundaries in the eight over. He was dropped by Sean Abbott in the 10th over on the bowling of James Faulkner.

Earlier, Australia score 231 for 9 after they elected to bat first. Steven Smith was the highest scorer with 77 runs while David Warner added 56 runs. Zulfiqar Babar and Sohail Tanvir bowled well for the Pakistan team.

Pakistan were 47 for no loss after 10 overs.